‘Everyone just went running’: Chaotic scene unfolds as customer shot dead outside busy secretary of state’s office in Bridgeview, 2 suspects held
Just blocks away from the scene of the arrest, Nick Radice, manager at Palos Oil & Lube, said he was inside his shop with several customers when he looked outside and saw a car with two doors open, then someone jumping the fence behind his shop. A handful of police officers followed.chicagotribune.com
The Latest: Thousands on New York City streets after curfew
Protesters were demonstrating against the death of George Floyd, who died May 25 after being detained by Minnesota police. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)The Latest on the May 25 death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck:TOP OF THE HOUR: Thousands of protesters on New York City streets after curfew. ___NEW YORK -- Thousands of demonstrators protesting the death of George Floyd remained on New York City streets on Tuesday after an 8 p.m. curfew put in place by officials struggling to stanch destruction and growing complaints that the nations biggest city was reeling out of control night after night. Several new demonstrations in Los Angeles on Tuesday over the death of George Floyd have remained peaceful. The complaint comes from the state Department of Human Rights, which enforces the states human rights act.
Retired officer, ex-college athlete among victims of unrest
It came on a violent night in St. Louis, which saw four officers shot, businesses burned and ransacked, and people pelting officers with rocks hours following a peaceful protest. Another officer shot back, and the suspects fled but were arrested. Near where the officer was wounded, police found a man shot to death and a handgun under his body. The owner of the pawn shop, who is white, was arrested in the death of Horton, a 43-year-old black man. ___OMAHA, NEBRASKAJames Scurlock, a 22-year-old black man, was killed Saturday after authorities said he tussled with the owner of two downtown bars.